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Jed Castro and his wife
Jed Castro - Class of 1993 Jed met his wife of 19 years, Stacie, while they were both students at Virginia Tech, which he says is "the greatest university in all the land.Go Hokies!" They love to travel and have been to all 50 states, and 6 of the 7 continents. Antarctica is going to be a challenge, but they...
FCS students involved in overseas missions
If you spotted these girls on the playground, they wouldn’t look any different from their friends. They are typical 4th and 5th graders busy with homework, projects and friends. Yet something stands out about them. Zeena Berrios, Adrianna Biggs, and Keira Syverson have all chosen to let God’s love lead them down new paths. Inspired by their parents’ love...
Root Family wedding picture
For years, Larry and Julie Root have had a stained-glass plaque hanging in their home with a promise from Lamentations 3:23. It reads, “His mercies are new every morning…” It reminds them that God’s mercies aren’t based on their works, but on His steadfast character. But they haven’t always believed that to be true. Larry had graduated from the University...
Savannah Webb, alumni, shares her testimony
Savannah Webb, Class of ’20, is a photographer and loves that photos can be great storytellers. But even the best pictures don’t always tell the whole story. If you looked at Savannah’s senior picture today, you would see a hard-working student who is president of the National Honor Society, editor of the FCS Yearbook, and author of the student blog...
Sofonias Aklilu, alum of FCS, shares his testimony
It’s approximately 7,200 miles from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to Fredericksburg, Virginia, with a flight time of around 18 hours. Most would find that long distance a bit daunting, but for Sofonias Aklilu, Class of 2020, it was just one more leg of God’s journey for him. Sofonias (Sofi) had a great childhood growing up with his mom in Ethiopia. At...